4

Reader: Pro Athletes at Strip Clubs After Midnight Risk Getting Shot

There was a big reaction to our report about the shooting of Denver Broncos cornerback Aqib Talib.

The incident took place at approximately 2:45 a.m. on Sunday, June 5, at a strip club in Dallas.

At the post's conclusion, we wrote: "The shooting is yet another cautionary tale about what can happen when professional athletes visit alcohol-rich environments during the wee hours."

This reader expresses his agreement in a memorable way.

John Mccall writes:

I'm 72 years old and have never been shot. Could it be that I'm not a professional athlete and hang out in safer and classier places than they do?

We use cookies to collect and analyze information on site performance and usage, and to enhance and customize content and advertisements. By clicking 'X' or continuing to use the site, you agree to allow cookies to be placed. To find out more, visit our cookies policy and our privacy policy.

 

Join the Westword community and help support independent local journalism in Denver.

 

Join the Westword community and help support independent local journalism in Denver.